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During your sailing or career, you are bound to encounter small open boats such as RIBs, sports boats and small launches. That is why this course is vital for learning the fundamentals of Skippering a powerboat – a capability and qualification is invaluable on vessels carrying dinghies and tenders.

Duration: 2 days

NB:  Colour passport photograph required for certificate. This certificate is registered with the RYA.

This Includes:

  • Names, Parts and Terminology
  • Engine Checks and trouble shooting
  • Trailering and Launching
  • Pre-trip Inspection
  • Safety Equipment and its use
  • Safety Briefing
  • Basic Navigation
  • Buoyage
  • Tides
  • International Regulations for the Prevention of Collision at Sea
  • High Speed control
  • High Speed Turns
  • High Speed Navigation
  • Throttle Control
  • Man Over Board
  • Docking and Mooring Buoys
  • Anchoring
  • Distress
  • Legal

Fees: Please  contact our offices for further information.

*For International transfers, please add an extra R400 for clearance bank fees*

Contact us on +27 21 788 1009 or email skipper@yachtmaster.co.za if you would like to join the 14-16 Week RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Career package or for just this course

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